Period
to 24 September 2018

The median annual salary for a Project Manager was £64,549 in advertised job vacancies in Peterborough during the 6 months to 24 September 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Project Manager
Cambridgeshire > Peterborough
6 months to
24 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 94 31 16
Rank change year-on-year -63 -15 +19
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 17 41 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Peterborough 1.54% 8.07% 9.78%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.60% 8.28% 9.93%
Number of salaries quoted 7 17 43
Peterborough median annual salary £64,549 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.26% +4.55% +7.32%
10th Percentile £46,500 £43,200 £41,350
90th Percentile £74,000 £63,750 £75,000
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £48,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -12.73% +10.00% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Peterborough. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Peterborough
Permanent vacancies in Peterborough with a recognized job title 1,064 495 574
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.20% 97.44% 98.46%
Number of salaries quoted 507 353 441
Peterborough median annual salary £41,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.35% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £21,500 £25,750 £23,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £58,750 £60,000
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Peterborough

Job postings that featured Project Manager in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Peterborough.

Job vacancy trend for Project Manager in Peterborough

Project Manager
Salary Trend in Peterborough

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Project Manager in Peterborough.

Salary trend for Project Manager in Peterborough

Project Manager
Salary Histogram in Peterborough

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Project Manager in Peterborough over the 6 months to 24 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Project Manager in Peterborough

Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 24 September 2018, Project Manager job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Peterborough region featuring Project Manager in the job title.

1 12 (70.59%) Finance
2 9 (52.94%) Project Management
3 7 (41.18%) PRINCE2
3 7 (41.18%) Creative Thinking
4 5 (29.41%) Microsoft Excel
5 4 (23.53%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 4 (23.53%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 3 (17.65%) Facilities Management
6 3 (17.65%) SaaS
6 3 (17.65%) Project Planning
6 3 (17.65%) Operations Management
6 3 (17.65%) Self-Motivation
6 3 (17.65%) Budgeting and Forecasting
6 3 (17.65%) Office 365
6 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
6 3 (17.65%) Legal
6 3 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (11.76%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (11.76%) Migration
7 2 (11.76%) Management Information System
7 2 (11.76%) Telecoms
7 2 (11.76%) Quality Management
7 2 (11.76%) GIS
7 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Project
7 2 (11.76%) SLA
7 2 (11.76%) CRM
7 2 (11.76%) Waterfall
7 2 (11.76%) Data Centre
7 2 (11.76%) Driving Licence

Project Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 5 (29.41%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (23.53%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 3 (17.65%) Office 365
1 3 (17.65%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) GIS
General
1 12 (70.59%) Finance
2 3 (17.65%) Legal
3 2 (11.76%) Telecoms
4 1 (5.88%) Manufacturing
4 1 (5.88%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Self-Motivation
2 2 (11.76%) Data Centre
2 2 (11.76%) Driving Licence
2 2 (11.76%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.88%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) Project Management
2 7 (41.18%) Creative Thinking
2 7 (41.18%) PRINCE2
3 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (17.65%) Budgeting and Forecasting
3 3 (17.65%) Facilities Management
3 3 (17.65%) Operations Management
3 3 (17.65%) Project Planning
3 3 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (11.76%) Commercial Awareness
4 2 (11.76%) Contract Management
4 2 (11.76%) CRM
4 2 (11.76%) Matrix Management
4 2 (11.76%) Matrix Organization
4 2 (11.76%) Migration
4 2 (11.76%) Quality Management
4 2 (11.76%) Waterfall
5 1 (5.88%) Business Transformation
5 1 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (5.88%) Decision-Making
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.88%) R
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 2 (11.76%) Degree
3 1 (5.88%) PMP
3 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) SLA
2 1 (5.88%) PMO
2 1 (5.88%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.76%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (5.88%) Facebook